Tribal Council

The KBIC Tribal Council is comprised or 12 members elected to serve 3 year terms by the voting membership. Tribal elections are held annually in the month of December with reorganization taking place the following January. One third of the council is up for election every year.




2014 Tribal Council Members


President: Donald Shalifoe Sr.
Vice-President: Carol L. LaPointe
Secretary: Jean Jokinen
Assistant Secretary: Gary Loonsfoot Sr.
Treasurer: Eddy Edwards
Council Member: Robert R.D. Curtis JR.
Council Member: Mike F. LaFernier Sr.
Council Member: Susan J. LaFernier
Council Member: Elizabeth "Chiz" Matthews
Council Member: Don Messer
Council Member: Jennifer Misegan
Council Member: Warren C. Swartz, Jr